Workshops

Job Link workshops are a  fun and interactive way to jump into the world of career exploration and job search. Workshops can be taken multiple times and are a great opportunity to network, brush up on skills, and learn about yourself.

Unless noted below, workshops require you sign up before attending and be a registered member, please e-mail or call us (707) 565-5550 to register or sign-up today!

   

CAREER EXPLORATION WORKSHOPS

SELF-ASSESSMENT                                                                                     

4 hours

Complete assessments and learn how to use technology to assist you in making occupational choices. This workshop provides tools to evaluate your Interests, Skills, and Work Values and teaches you how to use this information in both career exploration and job search.  Obtain a clearer understanding of what you have to offer employers now, what to develop, and how to communicate your skills to get the job!

 WHAT’S MY SIGN? MBTI/STRONG TEST INTERPRETATION            

3 hours

This workshop explores the career options shown in the results of your MBTI personality preference and Strong Interest Inventory. Excellent group exercises focus on career planning and training exploration.

 

SELF-DISCOVERY WORKSHOP

SELF-CONFIDENCE IN THE MIDST OF CHANGE                                   

4 hours

How do we survive and thrive in these challenging times while maintaining and building our self-confidence? This workshop helps you look at ways of handling the stress of transition, increasing positive self-talk, and exploring your own unique strengths and achievements. Relevant at any time during career exploration or job search.

 

JOB SEARCH WORKSHOPS

 JOB SEARCH: LET’S GET STARTED                                                        

4 hours

This interactive workshop helps you discover effective job search methods while avoiding common job seeker mistakes. Topics include how to tap into the Hidden Job Market by networking, how to sharpen your job search tools and how to develop a plan of action for finding work. Come prepared to get motivated and ready to conquer the job search world!

 JOB SEARCH OUTSIDE THE BOX – If You Have a Criminal Record    

2 hours

This workshop is for individuals struggling with finding a job because of a criminal record. You will learn strategies to get past the “box” on the application, how to fill in your employment gaps and how to put your best self forward on interviews.

SOCIAL MEDIA NETWORKING                                                                    

2 hours

Learn how to use LinkedIn and Facebook and energize your job search. Learn how you can network, research, and prepare for your next job using social media. Explore how to set up a profile, how to create your personal brand and how to build connections online.

RESUME- WHAT SIZZLES, WHAT FIZZLES…                                      

4 hours

Does your resume stand out? Are you looking for tips and tricks to make it better? Seasoned resume writers searching for fresh ideas and new resume writers looking for guidance explore up-to-date resume tools such as master resumes, accomplishment statements, online resumes, cover letters and much more.

COVER LETTERS MADE SIMPLE                                                                

3.5 hours

Want more job interviews? Learn how to structure your cover letter to best present your skills, experience, and positive work characteristics to potential employers.

ACE THE INTERVIEW                                                                                  

4 hours

Are you getting ready for an interview or just wanting to update your interviewing skills? Then join us for this highly interactive interview workshop. Explore current interviewing techniques, questions and answers. Learn how to effectively prepare and practice interviewing successfully. Bring a copy of your resume if you have one.